Register for Upcoming Webinars in May!

The National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health is pleased to announce our May webinars. Join us for these webinars, and please stay tuned for information about our upcoming webinars this year!


2013 Webinar Series

Practical Strategies for Creating Trauma-Informed Services and Organizations


Creating Accessible, Culturally Relevant, Domestic Violence- & Trauma-Informed Services and Organizations: Agency Self-Assessment Tool and Process, Part I

Wednesday, May 1  |  2:00 – 3:30pm (CST)

Terri Pease, PhD
Senior Training Consultant
National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

This 2-part webinar will move participants through a self-assessment and planning process for creating accessible, culturally relevant, domestic violence- and trauma-informed (ACDVTI) services and organizations. Part I will provide an overview of the key elements of the ACDVTI Self Reflection Tool and offer guidance on preparing for and engaging in a reflective agency self-assessment process.

To register for this webinar: http://ncdvtmh.webex.com (This webinar series is free of charge, and this webinar will be captioned.)

For more information about this webinar, contact Jen Curley via email by clicking this link or via phone at 312-726-7020 or 312-726-4110 (TTY).


Culture and Inclusion Within the Context of Trauma-Informed
Domestic Violence Services and Organizations

Wednesday, May 29  |  2:00 – 3:30pm (CST)

Cathy Cave, Co-Founder, Inspired Vision Consulting
Senior Training Consultant
National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

Terri Pease, PhD
Senior Training Consultant
National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

Culture can determine if and how each person finds our environments, services, and supports to be welcoming, inclusive, helpful, and safe. This webinar will consider strategies to create welcoming and inclusive environments and relationships with a focus on cultural attunement as a core component of trauma-informed domestic violence advocacy.

To register for this webinar: http://ncdvtmh.webex.com (This webinar series is free of charge, and this webinar will be captioned.)

For more information about this webinar, contact Jen Curley via email by clicking this link or via phone at 312-726-7020 or 312-726-4110 (TTY).


8-Part Webinar Series

Substance Abuse, Trauma, and Domestic Violence


Screening IN not OUT of Our Programs:
Accommodating Survivors Affected by Substance Use

Wednesday, May 8  |  2:00 – 3:30pm (CST)

Patti Bland, MA, CDP
Substance Abuse Training Director
National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

Screening for both domestic violence and substance abuse is an important tool for identifying barriers to safety and offering increased options for survivors. This webinar describes how to screen IN rather than OUT and explores how this can reduce program service barriers, end isolation, enhance safety, and ultimately make advocacy easier.

To register for this webinar: http://ncdvtmh.webex.com (This webinar series is free of charge, and this webinar will be captioned.)

For more information about this webinar, contact Jen Curley via email by clicking this link or via phone at 312-726-7020 or 312-726-4110 (TTY).


Please stay tuned for information about our upcoming webinars! To join our email list, go to http://www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/newsletter-sign-up/.

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